What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor by Irish Rovers Chords and Melody

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Chord And Melody Metrics For What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor

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Chord Complexity

30

Melodic Complexity

54

Chord-Melody Tension

14

Chord Progression Novelty

42

Chord Bass Melody

48

In terms of chords and melody, What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor has complexity on par with the typical song, having near-average scores in Melodic Complexity, Chord Progression Novelty and Chord-Bass Melody and below-average scores in Chord Complexity and Chord-Melody Tension.

About The Key Of E Dorian

What Shall We Do With The Drunken Sailor is written in the key of E Dorian. According to the Theorytab database, it is the 3rd most popular key among Dorian keys and the 32nd most popular among all keys. The E Dorian scale is similar to the E Minor scale except that its 6th note is a half step higher (C♯). Chord progressions in Dorian have a characteristic sound due to the major quality of the chord built on the 4th scale degree. See the E Dorian Cheat Sheet for popular chords, chord progressions, downloadable midi files and more!

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